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Unit a Halwell Business Park, Stoke Fleming, Dartmouth TQ9 7LQ, England
+44 1803 770209
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Heathfield, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Four of us stopped off for a swim and lunch whilst walking from Dartmouth to Torcross. A lovely place to eat right on the beach. We each ordered different meals and all were very good.

Thank upthedale2015
Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On a glorious summer day my family and I enjoyed chowder and prawns in the most delightful setting. The service was first class and I would heartily recommend this to anyone. We shall return.

Thank jeffherrington
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Time was when beach side food was a limited selection of greasy over priced food. The Venus chain have changed all that in South West England with some imaginative menus both take out and Cafe-based. Blackpool Sands is great for lunch ranging from a sub £5 Panini through to a Burger meal. Pasties, imaginative pies (Homity and Aloo Gobi) although... More 

1 Thank DrBumble
Kettering, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here recently with my wife and children. The food was excellent, especially the burgers. Good value and good service also. My wife was particularly impressed by the imaginative vegetarian burger option.

Thank simonb109
Bicester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a B&noB a mile away, so we walked the coastal path to Venus Cafe in Blackpool Sands. A stunning location, this privately owned beach (it's £7 a day to park your car and entrance to the beach), the sun was shining and it was very quiet at 09:00. The Venus Cafe is very nicely laid out, clean with... More 

Thank Karlzaple
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in here for lunch whilst at Blackpool Sands beach, it's located on the beach so very convenient. The cafe itself is nothing special to look at which may put some people off however the food is good, the portion sizes are reasonable and the quality is very good. I only have two reservations, the food was quite expensive... More 

Thank Robert G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

£7 parking fee, increasingly wet rain and stones that attacked the soles of anybody foolish enough to attempt anything sporty in bare feet: sounds like a great day out by the seaside in Britain! As it was, our three generational gathering did have a good time, and what really saved the day was the Venus cafe and bar. A prime... More 

Thank Anthony s
Sydney, Australia
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292 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here and loved the outlook over the beach. It is very casual - you order at the counter. We had the mackerel and tomato and onion salad and an extra side salad - really good fresh food.

Thank Go55
St. Albans, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great location indeed and the decor is all fine. The restaurant does feel a little fast food with communal ketchup pumps and having to order at the counter. I guess this is for the day trade but in the evening they could get a waiter or two ! 4 of us had steaks and 2 other... More 

Thank filmlocationhound
Ballymena, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

The plan was to eat here every night while we were on holiday in a nearby village, and relax and take in the sea view. On the first night the food was good but my plate was stacked high with french fries, enough for 2 people. Would have preferred a smaller portion of chips and a reduced price as it's... More 

2 Thank PAULCAROL6267

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $39
Cafe, British, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit a Halwell Business Park, Stoke Fleming, Dartmouth TQ9 7LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth  >  Stoke Fleming
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 770209

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?